The VAUZ conference fund supports the attendance of scientific events (conferences, symposia, workshops and similar). The fund is administered by the Graduate Campus, but decisions on the allocation of funds are made by the VAUZ board. The conference fund thus serves as an instrument for young scientists at the UZH to be able to decide independently on specific financial contributions.
In particular, the conference fund offers support in cases in which otherwise no sufficient financing possibilities exist.
What can be funded?
Contributions can be granted for:
The maximum contributions per applicant are:
Only the costs actually incurred are reimbursed.
All junior researchers (WNW) enrolled or employed at the UZH are eligible to apply.
Applications can be submitted by the 20th of each month. The decision is usually announced by the 5th of the following month.
Please find the application procedure, the exact application conditions and the application form on the VAUZ website: